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Home Health Aides provide services to disabled or elderly clients in their homes. Typical resume samples for this job describe duties such as administering medicines, noticing changes in health condition, helping with personal care, running errands, and housekeeping. The most successful resumes showcase a professional demeanor, a supportive personality, patience, and good communication and interpersonal skills. A good level of fitness is also required. Most Home Health Aides have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Home Health Aide

Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discussed observations with supervisor or case manager

  • Checked patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration
  • Changed bed linens, washed and ironed laundry, provided light housekeeping, or assisted with personal care
  • Administered prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician
  • Prepared and served meals to patients according to prescribed diets
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Science
BS
Health Administration
MA
Master of Arts
2

Home Health Aide

Assisted patients moving in and out of beds, baths, and wheelchairs

  • Cared for patients by assisting with their personal care and house chores
  • Entertained, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Planned, purchased, prepared, or served meals to patients, according to prescribed diets
  • Checked patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration, and assist with blood sugar monitoring
  • Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss with supervisor
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Human Service
3

Home Health Aide

Provided care for disabled, cognitively impaired, or chronically ill patients

  • Prepared food and feed patient, perform light housekeeping, do laundry, go grocery shopping, and run errands
  • Ensured patient follows diet and exercise according to care plan
  • Transported patient to Dr's appointments and keep record of services performed
  • Assisted patients with personal services such as; bathing, dressing, and grooming
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Business Administration
4

Home Health Aide

Administered prescribed medications as directed by physician to elderly patients

  • Transported patients to and from appointments with physicians and sat in for consultations
  • Created budget plans, purchased, prepared, and served meals to patients according to prescribed diets.
  • Provided patients and family with emotional support and instructions in preparing healthy meals, independent living, and adaptation to disability or illness
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
5

Home Health Aide

Administered bedside and personal care, such as ambulation and personal hygiene assistance

  • Prepared and maintained records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor
  • Cared for individuals and families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption or convalescence, providing companionship, personal care and help adjusting to new lifestyles
  • Transported clients to locations outside the home, such as shopping and physicians' office visits, using a motor vehicle
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Applied Science
6

Home Health Aide

In-home Nursing Assistant.

  • Administered medication.
  • Positioned patients, while helping ensure comfort.
  • Provided assistance and managed routine physical therapy exercises.
  • Assisted patients with daily routines and schedules, through offering transportation services, cooking, and cleaning.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Accounting And Business Administration
7

Home Health Aide

Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.

  • Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration to ensure there are no health concerns.
  • Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by homecare nurse.
  • Provide patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as caring for infants, preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
  • Maintained a safe play environment, and observe and monitor children's play activities
  • Communicated with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Instructed children in health and personal habits, such as eating, resting, and toilet habits.
  • Supported children's emotional and social development.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Healthcare Systems Management
8

Home Health Aide

Provided routine individualized healthcare such as, dressing wounds and applying topical medications to the elderly, or individuals with disabilities at the patient's home.

  • Assisted patients with personal care, to include bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Planned, purchased, prepared or served meals to patients as required.
  • Changed bed lines, iron and laundry, performed light cleaning, and assisted with other personal care.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Home Health Aide

Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living, and adaptation to disability and illness.

  • Performed a variety of duties as requested by clients, such as obtaining household supplies and running errands.
  • Entertained, conversed with, and read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Changed bed linens, washed and ironed patients' laundry.
  • Accompanied clients' to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
  • Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises and in the use of braces.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Nursing
10

Home Health Aide

Monitor the client's vitals on daily basis, coordinate with client's family and physician regarding progress and communicate any changes in health immediately.

  • Deliver bedside care to clients and assist in maintenance of their personal hygiene.
  • Conducted light housekeeping tasks, and grocery shopping and maintained general conversations with clients.
  • Administered all prescribed medicines on time and accompanied the clients to hospital visits.
  • Provide high quality companionship to clients and ensure the medicines are being administered as prescribed.
  • Revived basic physical activity in depressed client by providing high quality companionship and exercise assistance.
  • Compassionate nature and loving disposition
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Esthetics
C
Medical Assisting, Medical Insurance Billing
AS
Medical Assisting

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